Travel Warning

Thames River Terrorist Police Terrorism Drill

March 19, 2017 Janet Cole

The Met, the Port of London Authority, London Coastguard, the Royal National Lifeboat Institution, London ambulance service and London fire brigade took part in the terrorism drill exercise to test their readiness for an actual […]

Destinations

Go To Hell

March 10, 2017 Janet Cole

Thank God it is Friday, now go to  hell. Cruise passengers often ask us where they should go. Cruise Bruise advice is to go to hell, Hell, Grand Cayman of course. The Caribbean is the […]

Cruise Ship Fires

SS Morro Castle Fire Monument

March 9, 2017 Janet Cole

On the Asbury Park boardwalk located at 1300 Ocean Ave, Asbury Park, New Jersey, visitors will find the SS Morro Castle Monument. The monument is located less than an hour from Cape Liberty Cruise Port […]

Cruise Ship Drugs

Cruise Ship Cocaine Smuggling Ring Leader Arrested

February 3, 2017 Janet Cole

Cruise Bruise: #Cruise ship Freedom of the seas Mother’s Day Jamaica cocaine smuggling ring, fifth woman arrested works at school district. Rita Gray, 38, from Washington DC, a business manager with District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS) […]

Cruise Ship Missing

Muslim Cruise Passengers Missing in Port

January 22, 2017 Janet Cole

Cruise Bruise: Three Muslim #cruise passenger are missing in port after election state of emergency is called. A President who took office as a result of a coup, refuses to leave after being voted out, wrecking havoc […]

Cruise Laws

RCCL Sued After Truck Driver Hits Excursion Bus

January 16, 2017 Janet Cole

Cruise Bruise: Royal Caribbean sued after excursion bus driver and #cruise ship passengers become victim of truck driver passing car in curve on Jamaican road. Eight of the passengers have filed a lawsuit a year later, it’s interesting […]

Incidents

Cruise Ship Grounding Ends Passengers Cruise

December 22, 2015 Janet Cole

Windstar Cruises  Star Pride grounding near Panama damages hull of the cruise ship, ending cruise for passengers. On December 22, 2015 Windstar Cruises reported on their Facebook page that Star Pride had grounded near Isla de Coiba, […]

Cruise Ship Fires

Cruise Europa Galley Fire Monday

December 21, 2015 Janet Cole

Minoan Lines Ferry Cruise Europa Fire December 21, 2015 Cruise Europa reported a galley fire aboard, with nearly 800 aboard. On December 21, 2015, Cruise Europa, a ferry owned by Greek shipping company Minoan Lines had […]

Cruise Ship Fires

Cruise Ship Fire – Grand Princess Near Hawaii

December 3, 2015 Janet Cole

Princess Cruises has cancelled the Grand Princess San Francisco to Hawaii cruise after an electrical fire stalled the cruise ship on Monday. On Monday, November 30, 2015 Princess Cruises Grand Princess experienced a switchboard malfunction sparked […]

Cruise Crime

AU Bomb Scare Cruise Ship and Ferry Evacuated

November 30, 2015 Janet Cole

Cruise Ship Fires: #Cruise Ship  Noordam and #ferry Spirit of Tasmania were both evacuated in Melbourne, #Australia after a police dog alerted for a #bomb while sniffing a pallet of groceries on the dock. As Noordam and […]